This comprehensive two-volume study is designed to introduce the reader to the systems of innovation literature. It brings together some of the best-known and provocative literature from a variety of different perspectives, such as national, sectoral and regional systems of innovation. Classics such as Schumpeter and List as well as modern authors are included, and the collection focuses on issues of economic growth, competitiveness and employment.
Volume 1: an introduction to systems of innovation; national systems of innovation; regional systems of innovation; sectoral and technological systems; case studies of systems of innovation. Volume 2: interactive learning and networks of innovation; evolutionary theories of innovation; institutional theories; innovations, growth and employment; dynamics of government policy and firm strategy.
Series: Elgar Mini Series
Number Of Pages: 1136
Published: January 2000
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.15
Weight (kg): 2.2